Bitcoin.org website gets hacked by ‘double your money’ scammers
The global crypto market cap is $1.96 trillion with a 24-hour volume of $112.69 billion. The price of Bitcoin is $43,788.46 and the BTC dominance is at 41.9%.
by Samuel Wan
In an audacious move by scammers, the Bitcoin.org website was hacked earlier today with a giveaway scam placed on the homepage.
Such scams usually take place on YouTube by way of recycling video content from prominent crypto figures. But to have it happen on the official Bitcoin website represents a new ploy not seen before.
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Tom Brady, the legendary football player and seven-time Super Bowl Champion, has again demonstrated his support for the crypto industry as he revealed in a recent interview that would love if digital assets like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Solana could be part of the salary.
NBA team Philadelphia 76ers have signed on crypto exchange and services business Crypto dot com as official jersey sponsor, the teams announced in a release yesterday. “Dream team in the making: Crypto dot com and Sixers announce a multi-year partnership: Official Cryptocurrency Platform Partner, Official Jersey Patch Partner, First-ever 76ers NFT Series on the way,” a relevant tweet read.
Roughly one in five adults reported seeing something about Kim Kardashian’s Instagram post promoting the cryptocurrency Ethereum Max, according to data intelligence company Morning Consult.
Speaking on CNBC, SEC Chair Gary Gensler responds to claims made by Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong that his organization refused to provide clarity and threatened legal action.
One of the largest movie theater chains in the world, AMC Entertainment, is considering accepting Dogecoin (DOGE) for online payments.
Former Google engineer and founder of BitClout, Nader Al-Naji, talks about the next revolution in crypto as he sees it – DeSo, or decentralized social.
Eager to scale decentralized finance (DeFi) for mainstream adoption, the cross-chain platform Kava, which counts three protocols, $2,1 billion in assets on-chain, and over 280 thousand users, is ready to expand.
FORTUNE and digital artist pplpleasr have announced the FORTUNE Journalism PleasrFund, a decentralized donor-advised fund run entirely on the Ethereum blockchain through Endaoment.
Orca, a decentralized cryptocurrency exchange based on the high-speed Solana blockchain, announced today that it has raised $18 million in Series A funding led by Polychain, Placeholder, and Three Arrows Capital.
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